Posts by Brett Kittredge

Work

Income tax free states exceed national average for population growth

by Brett Kittredge

Earlier this year, new data was released showing the United States had…

Education

What should we do with new education funds?

by Brett Kittredge

The state of Mississippi spends about $2.5 billion on K-12 education (before…

Work

Some counties grew in Mississippi last decade. Most didn’t.

by Brett Kittredge

While Mississippi’s population declined over the past decade, about a dozen counties…

Work

No, we don’t need to license dog groomers

by Brett Kittredge

The pet grooming business is big business. Within a five-mile radius of…

Education

Will homeschooling trends continue this fall?

by Brett Kittredge

With a new school year in focus, we recently filled out our…

Work

New report shows state was right to free beauty professions from licensure

by Brett Kittredge

A new report uncovering the cost – and associated debt burden –…

Work

The bi-partisan push to limit excessive licensing

by Brett Kittredge

A new executive order from the Biden administration targets occupational licensing, saying…

Justice, Your Story

Family receives the news they were hoping for

by Brett Kittredge

Richard Michael Moore has received parole a week after the Mississippi Earned…

Work

Louisiana, many others, adopt significant tax reform in 2021

by Brett Kittredge

We may call 2021 the year of tax cuts with states across…

Justice, Work

Occupational licensing recognition, parole reform highlight new laws

by Brett Kittredge

New laws that will expand worker freedom and take new steps toward…

Work

How do we make it easier to work in Mississippi?

by Brett Kittredge

Mississippi is doing better than many states, has made progress in recent…

Justice

Reforming Mississippi’s criminal justice system

by Brett Kittredge

Sen. Juan Barnett never imagined that he would be a leading voice…